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Re: Accessible Testing Protocol for Mobile Website

From: Rafael Xavier <rafaelxavier@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 5 Feb 2015 15:01:07 -0200
Message-ID: <CAEEvMF7pSmjxzvetizrOQusH2h5p6cZdeN=5Ti9sy6aHuZNfoQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Andy Keyworth <akeyworth@tbase.com>
Cc: Mike Elledge <melledge@yahoo.com>, GLWAI Guidelines WG org <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Hi everyone!

Check on Mobile Web Best Practices v1.0 and WAI recommendations for mobile,
as told before. Maybe some protocols for usability tests are good to guide
some ideas for you. I loved that protocol created by Thea van der Geest for
Bartimaeus Foundation (Netherlands).

I've took those references above for my master's thesis (2013) to create a
guidelines for web interface development focused on elderly users on iPad.


Rafael Xavier Almeida.

On Thu, Feb 5, 2015 at 2:34 PM, Andy Keyworth <akeyworth@tbase.com> wrote:

> Hi Mike,
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> At the risk of being redundant- I’ve already had to perform such
> assessments, so when doing so, I used the W3C WAI site *Web Content
> Accessibility and Mobile Web: Making a Website Accessible Both for People
> with Disabilities and for Mobile Devices* (
> http://www.w3.org/WAI/mobile/overlap.html) as my touchstone. It has
> several links interconnecting the Mobile Web Best Practices (MWBP) and WCAG
> 2.0 as resources. This will help you tailor your assessment to the kind of
> website you’ll be assessing.
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> *Andy Keyworth*
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> *From:* Mike Elledge [mailto:melledge@yahoo.com]
> *Sent:* February-05-15 11:04 AM
> *To:* GLWAI Guidelines WG org; w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> *Subject:* Accessible Testing Protocol for Mobile Website
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> Hi Everyone--
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> I've tested websites and software for accessibility on desktop computers,
> but I'm about to review a website on mobile devices for the first time.
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> Before I developed a protocol, I thought I'd ask for your advice. Are
> there protocols for testing websites on mobile devices that you can
> recommend or point me to? It would be a great time-saver.
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> Please excuse overlapping messages. Many thanks!
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> Mike
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